Connecticut prepares for debate between "Drill, baby, drill" or "Spin, baby, spin," wind turbines vs. fossil fuels.
For Obama, triangulation makes sense, and focusing criticism on it instead of on putting together the grassroots structures for us to win in 2012 is a dead end.
Most people would assume that losing your job would have grave psychological effects, but a recent study claims otherwise - what's up with that?
We've already gotten a harbinger of the class warfare that the emboldened Republican right will wage against the people when the new Congress convenes in January.
Because of corporate foot-dragging on jobs we think a White House summit with representatives of the nation's 26 million unemployed and underemployed workers is very much in order at this time.
Looking beneath the furor: what progressives should keep in mind about the tax and unemployment insurance deal.
Instead of GOP, Republicans deserve the nickname "ROP" - Rich Only Party, and here's why.
Having a showdown fight on taxes, when the workers have to take a big hit at the get-go, is an invitation to greater divisions.
"Cruelty" is defined as indifference to suffering, even positive pleasure in inflicting it.
Obama announced his proposal for a two year wage freeze for all non-military government workers. The proposal is a terrible idea. It's bad for the economy and feeds into racist, anti-worker stereotypes of the "lazy" public worker.